All Places in Malcesine

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    Hotel Dolomiti

    Hotel Dolomiti is a 3-Star hotel in Malcesine, located about 230 meters away from Castello Scaligero. All the rooms of the hotel come in a modern style, with parquet floors and air conditioning. Each room features a private bathroom with a shower. Some are complete with a balcony or terrace. The hotel offers a sun terrace with swimming pool and mountain views. International breakfast is available on request.   HOW TO GET THERE Hotel Dolomiti is located about 100 meters away on foot from the Malcesine bus station. From there, you can take the ATV bus Line 484 to Garda, and then one of the buses 162, 163, 164, 165 to Verona.

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    Casa Titi

    Casa Titi is a villa in Malcesine, located about 600 meters away from Castello Scaligero and about 160 meters away from the Monte Baldo cable car. The villa is equipped with 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, bed linen, towels, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a fully equipped kitchen, and a balcony with lake views. Casa Titi provides accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning, a garden and barbecue facilities. The villa features free private parking.   HOW TO GET THERE Casa Titi is located about 550 meters away on foot from the Malcesine bus station. From there, you can take the ATV bus Line 484 to Garda, and then one of the buses 162, 163, 164, 165 to Verona.

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    Hotel Malcesine

    Hotel Malcesine is a 3-Star hotel in Malcesine, located on the shore of Lake Garda, at the foot of Mount Baldo. Rooms at Hotel Malcesine are simply furnished and have private bathrooms. Some offer a balcony or a terrace. At the hotel, you will find a bar, a restaurant and a cozy dining room, where the free buffet breakfast is served. The hotel also features a sun terrace, with sun umbrellas, lounge chairs and wonderful panoramic views of the lake.   HOW TO GET THERE Hotel Malcesine is located about 350 meters away on foot from the Malcesine bus station. From there, you can take the ATV bus Line 484 to Garda, and then one of the buses 162, 163, 164, 165 to Verona.

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    Port of Malcesine

    The Port of Malcesine is a small picturesque port on the shore of Lake Garda, located in Piazza Guglielmo Marconi, in Malcesine. The port is surrounded by many restaurants, bars and cafes, where you can relax and admire the lake. There are also several hotels in the area. From the Port of Malcesine, you can take boat trips on the lake, to other towns located on its shores.   HOW TO GET THERE On foot, the Port of Malcesine is located about 240 meters away from the Malcesine bus station. From there, you can take the ATV bus Line 484 to Garda, and then one of the buses 162, 163, 164, 165 to Verona.

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    Church of the Madonna della Fontana

    The Church of the Madonna della Fontana is a church in Malcesine, located in Via Gardesana, about 1 kilometer away from Castello Scaligero. The church is called della Fontana (of the Fountain), because of a spring located nearby.   SHORT HISTORY In 1532, a small oratory dedicated to the Virgin was built on this site by the Municipality of Malcesine. At the beginning of the 17th century, the need for a larger church appeared. The new church was completed and opened for worship in 1626. On July 25, 1797, the French of Napoleon Bonaparte closed the church, removed the registers and confiscated all the assets. In a state of neglect, the church was used as a warehouse during the First and the Second World War. After it was restored in 1959, the church was reopened for worship, and today is used only on specific holydays.   ARCHITECTURE The facade of the church is plain, covered with yellow plaster. In the lower part of the facade, delimited from the upper one by a stone strip, there is a beautiful Baroque portal, surmounted by a tympanum and a coat of arms, flanked on the sides by two rectangular windows. In the upper Read more [...]

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    Castello Scaligero

    Castello Scaligero is a medieval castle in Malcesine, built on a rock on the shore of Lake Garda. The castle, a national monument since 1902, is owned by the Municipality of Malcesine since 2017.   SHORT HISTORY A fortress was probably built on this site in the 5th century by the Langobards. It was destroyed by the Franks in 590, and later rebuilt. According to legend, in 806, the castle hosted King Pepin of Italy, who came to Malcesine to visit the Saints Benigno and Caro. After the Hungarian invasions, it became the property of the Bishop of Verona. Between 1277 and 1387, Castello Scaligero was the residence of the Della Scala family of Milan. Later, it was occupied by the Visconti, another noble Milanese family, who lost ownership in 1403. For the next ten years, the castle was at the center of a territorial dispute between the Republic of Venice and the German Empire. In May, 1513, the Republic of Venice conquered Malcesine, and the castle became a Venetian dominion. In 1797, the castle passed to the French of Napoleon Bonaparte, and later to the Austrians.   ARCHITECTURE The fortified tower of the castle stands at a height of Read more [...]